Ontario Public Interest Research Group

Site: Peterborough

Description (Service) A campus-based, community-oriented, non-profit organization committed to research, education, and action on social justice and environmental issues. 
* Free Market program at Sadleir House where anyone can come in to select or drop-off household goods and clothing - free.  
* Green Dishes program offers people the chance to borrow dishes for a small fee to reduce waste at events and gatherings.  
* Organizes speakers, films, conferences, publications and campaigns on a variety of topics. 
* Offers skills development workshops 
* Develops programming, allocates resources, and networks with other campus and community organizations.
Service Details
Hours OPIRG office hours: Tue-Fri 11 am-5 pm 
Free Market: visit website or call for details.
Areas Served Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility No restrictions.
Application Contact for details.
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Site Location Sadleir House
Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
OPIRG Office, 1st Floor, Sadleir House
751 George St N, Room 102
Peterborough, ON K9H 3T2
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Intersection George St - Parkhill Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible - OPIRG office only. ; Free Market and Food Cupboard are not accessible, however, volunteers are on hand to help visitors who are unable to use stairs. Call 705-741-1208 for more information.
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-741-1208
E-Mail opirgpeterborough@gmail.com
Website www.opirgpeterborough.ca
Primary Contact OPIRG Co-ordinator